Fresh Karma Going Big on Midtown Marijuana Dispensary

By Kevin Collison A long-neglected property at 240 E. Linwood across from Costco and Home Depot is slated to be the home of one of...

Waddell & Reed Sold, Future of Downtown HQ Plans Uncertain

By Kevin Collison Waddell & Reed has been sold to an Australian global financial firm, casting a big shadow over its plans to relocate its...

Owner of Closing Star Press Pavilion Wants to Play Ball with New Users

By Kevin Collison The Star may be exiting its big green-glass press pavilion at 16th and McGee next year, but the newspaper's landlord said...

One Less Egg in Downtown’s Breakfast Basket, Denny’s Closes

(Editor's note: After this article was posted, breakfast lovers responded via social media about other downtown options including the Town Topic, Spokes Café|Cyclery, Banksia,...

Developer Snaps Up Buildings on Main Near Planned Streetcar Stops

By Kevin Collison Exact Partners is continuing to snap up properties along the planned streetcar extension on Main Street, purchasing two office buildings at corners...

Halls Dropping Dishes to Focus on Fashion

By Kevin Collison Halls, downtown's largest retail store, is revamping its operation at Crown Center, adding more luxury goods, dropping its cosmetics and home décor...

Midtown Market Opening Soon Near Planned Streetcar Stop

By Kevin Collison Main Street in Midtown is getting its first new grocery store in years, and proprietor Sheraz "Shawn" Choudry believes its location in...

Made in KC Opens River Market Café in Vintage Streetcar

By Kevin Collison After months of bureaucratic delays, Made in Kansas City's River Market location is on track for opening this Friday, serving a...

Elegant Hotel Kansas City Opens in Historic KC Club Building

By Kevin Collison The new Hotel Kansas City opened Thursday, and the beautifully restored building retains the signature features of the historic Kansas City Club...

No Vacancy Offers Cozy Stay in the Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads is home to some unique, eclectic businesses, and Spencer Sight's new hotel venture at 1717 Wyandotte certainly qualifies. It has only...